(From BusinessWorld (Philippines))
Byline: Jennifer A. Ng
The Department of Labor and Employment (DoLE) recently announced in a press conference it would honor foreign employers through the first International Employers Award (IEA) in November.
IEA will be conferred to outstanding employers of overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) on Nov. 21, the opening day of the two-day event in the Peninsula Manila.
The event will be capped with the conferment of the Presidential Awards of Distinction on the grand awards night in Malacanang.
"With the FIEA, the government serves notice to foreign employers that we recognize their contribution to our …